Tips for an (Almost) Hassle-Free Registration

A master list of sectional titles and descriptions

Time slot worksheets

Lists of sectionals by audience

other STF links

Your Convo App (Feature) from ShapingtheFuture, Spring 2019

Character Counts (Feature)

An LEA Website Tour (Feature)

Thoughts on Dealing with Bullying (MIDnet)

Red Knight Institute Academies (SECnet)

Don’t Worry! Be Appy!

Just follow these steps and you’ll be on your way to an appy 2019 LEA Convocation experience!Your 2019 LEA Convocation Steering Committee has been preparing another great convocation experience this coming October. Once again, a major feature of the 2019 LEA Convocation is a mobile app for smart devices, which will help connect you more fully with the events and experiences of the convocation and other convocation attendees.

The convocation app offers lots of help to make your convocation experience more rewarding. It is a mobile guide developed through Guidebook. The app allows you to plan your day with a personalized schedule, browse and find attendees, sectionals, speakers, exhibitors, hotel information, maps, general convocation information, and much more! All the convocation information you need is available in a digital format that you can access through any of your smart devices and/or computer. Get the guide to stay connected and access the most up-to-date information about the convocation.

How to Download and Start Using the 2019 LEA Convocation App

download the guidebook screen

In case you missed the article in the last Shaping the Future on how to download the app, here is the information again. Just follow these steps, and you’ll be on your way to an appy 2019 LEA Convocation experience!

Download the 'Guidebook' app from the Apple, Google, or Amazon app stores.


Scan this QR code with your device’s QR scanner:

QR code

Once you have downloaded the Guidebook app, click on theopen button in the upper right hand corner.

Click on Find Guides in the lower right hand corner.




find by searchWhen the Find Guides page opens, type 2019 LEA Convocation in the Search box at the top of the page.







LEA convo app coverClick on the guide 2019 LEA Convocation to start downloading it.

When it is finished downloading click on the  tab and you are ready to start using the guide!

You can now access all the convocation information you need to enhance your experience!

















Explore the different features on the guide following these simple steps:

menu circle


Click on the menu bars (the 3 horizontal bars) in the upper left hand corner of the guide.




app menuA drop-down list of all the different items on the guide will appear.


Click on any of the menu items to begin your interactive convocation experience:

You may also access the web version of the guide using your internet browser from any device by going to the following website:

App help will be available near the convocation registration desk when you check in and also at various times in the LEA exhibit area. See you in St. Louis in October!

Paul Piel teaches middle school science and religion at St. Peter in Arlington Heights, Ill. where he has taught for the past 21 years. He has been actively involved in LEA as well as serving at the district and synodical levels.